You can transfer money via WorldRemit from Somaliland to 140+ destinations across the world. Please click on any link below for more information.

How do I pay for my transfer in Somaliland?

When sending money from Somaliland, you can pay for your transfer using any of the the following ways:

  • Bank Transfer:
    • The maximum send amount per 24 hours is USD 10,000
    • The maximum send amount per transaction is USD 10,000
    • Click on the link for more information on Bank transfer payments.
    • Our Somaliland bank details are:
      • Account Name: WorldRemit (Somaliland) Ltd
      • Bank Name: Dara Salaam Bank
      • Account Number: 2013-60511576
      • To pay from your Zaad, select E-Deposit option and enter beneficiary account '60511576' OR enter short code *889*60511576* [enter amount]#
      • If payment is not received within 7 days of the transaction being created, it will be automatically voided

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What type of document do you accept to verify my identity in Somaliland?

The type of document we require will vary upon what we need to clarify.

If we need to verify your name and date of birth we can accept the following:

  • Current passport
  • Current Somaliland Driving Licence
  • Current Somaliland residence permit

Click the link to upload your photo ID now

Please note – your document needs to show your FULL name and FULL date of birth to be accepted.  If you provide a driving licence which only shows your year of birth, you must provide a proof of address to accompany it.

Typically to verify your address we need to see a bank statement or utility bill. The document you provide must not be older than 6 months, and the address printed on this must match that on your WorldRemit account. Bills we can accept are:

  • Telephone bill
  • Electricity / gas bill
  • Water bill

Please note, until we have completed ID verification we may be unable to complete your transfer.

Click the link to upload address documents now.

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Why do I need to provide ID in Somaliland?

Every customer needs to have their identity verified at some stage when using WorldRemit. Part of this process involves photo ID and address verification.

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How can I send you my ID from Somaliland?

Click here to upload your photo ID now

Click here to upload address documents now.

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Where can I transfer money to from Somaliland?

You can transfer money to 140+ destinations in the world. Please click the link for more information on which countries you can send to.

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Is there anything else I need to know about sending from Somaliland?

The type of document we require will vary upon what we need to clarify.

If you are providing photo ID, it needs to include the following:

  • Your photograph
  • Your full name
  • Your date of birth
  • The expiry date (the documents MUST NOT be expired)
  • The two lines of letters and numbers at the bottom of the document (The MRZ)

If you are proving proof of address, it needs to include the following:

  • Your full name
  • Your full current residential address

Please send a high quality image. If the image is unclear we may ask for another copy.

We need to see the full document including all four corners. If we cannot see the full document we may ask for another copy.

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